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  • Restrictions on State Route 172 to Last Through April 17
    2014-04-15 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Restrictions on State Route 172 to Last Through April 17 LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation has implemented traffic restrictions on State Route 172 (Hoover Dam Access Road) through Thursday, April 17. NDOT personnel are clearing debris and weeds fr
  • Lane Restrictions Start Monday on U.S. 95 Widening Project
    2014-04-11 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lane Restrictions Start Monday on U.S. 95 Widening Project LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will embark on the next phase of its U.S. 95 Northwest Corridor Improvements Project on Monday, April 14, 2014. This phase includes widening U.S. 95 from
  • Night Work on Bridge to Close Lane, Ramp on U.S. 95 , I-15
    2014-04-10 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Night Work on Bridge to Close Lane, Ramp on U.S. 95 , I-15 LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement overnight lane restrictions on Saturday, April 12, 2014, on U.S. 95 northbound. Crews will be repairing a bridge deck at U.S. 95 and Martin
  • Lane to Close on U.S. 95 Northbound for Guardrail Repair
    2014-04-09 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lane to Close on U.S. 95 Northbound for Guardrail Repair LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic restrictions on U.S. 95 northbound on Thursday, April 10, to repair guardrail that was damaged in an accident. The left travel lane w
  • Repaving Marks Next Phase of Kyle Canyon Improvements
    2014-04-08 Damon Hodge 702-385-6509 Repaving Marks Next Phase of Kyle Canyon Improvements LAS VEGAS - The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will implement lane restrictions on Kyle Canyon Road (State Route 157) starting at 6 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, 2014. For the next two to three weeks, crews will
  • Monday Marks Start of 12 Days of Closures on Washington
    2014-03-28 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Monday Marks Start of 12 Days of Closures on Washington LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement travel restrictions on Washington Avenue starting on Monday, March 31. Washington Avenue will be restricted to one lane in the eastbound and
  • Lane, Shoulder to Close on U.S. 95 for Guardrail Repair
    2014-03-26 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lane, Shoulder to Close on U.S. 95 for Guardrail Repair LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement travel restrictions on U.S. 95 southbound near the Horse Drive exit on Thursday, March 27, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Crews will close the left tra
  • I-80 Carlin Tunnels Projects Begins for 2014 Season
    2014-03-20 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 I-80 Carlin Tunnels Projects Begins for 2014 Season Lane closures and detours will be put in place on Interstate 80 through the Carlin Canyon area as the final construction season of the Carlin Tunnels Project begins, the Nevada Department of Transportation has anno
  • Graffiti Abatement Slated This Weekend on I-15, U.S. 95
    2014-03-13 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Graffiti Abatement Slated This Weekend on I-15, U.S. 95 LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic restrictions on Saturday night and Sunday morning for graffiti abatement projects on I-15 and U.S. 95. Please expect delays in the imp
  • Kingsbury Grade Project Public Meetings to be Held March 19/20
    2014-03-12 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Kingsbury Grade Project Public Meetings to be Held March 19/20 An aggressive construction schedule to efficiently complete the Nevada Department of Transportation's upcoming Kingsbury Grade Pavement Reconstruction Project, including periodic closures to through traf
  • Elko Urban Improvement Road Project Begins March 10
    2014-03-09 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Elko Urban Improvement Road Project Begins March 10  The Nevada Department of Transportation's Elko Urban Improvement Road Project to enhance Idaho Street and Mountain City and Lamoille highways will start Monday, March 10.      Beginning the evening of Monday, M
  • Nevada Schoolchildren Participating in Nevada Moves Day March 19
    2014-03-07 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Nevada Schoolchildren Participating in Nevada Moves Day March 19 Many Nevada schoolchildren will take part in organized events that promote walking or bicycling to school on March 19, which has been proclaimed the fifth annual Nevada Moves Day by Governor Brian Sand
  • Intersection Safety Campaign Launches; Reminds Drivers to Stop on Red
    2014-03-03 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Intersection Safety Campaign Launches; Reminds Drivers to Stop on Red With more than 80 deaths and 10,000 crashes at Nevada intersections in 2012, the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has launched a statewide intersection safety campaign reminding all moto
  • Lanes Shifting Tonight, Tomorrow for I-15/Cactus Project
    2014-03-03 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lanes Shifting Tonight, Tomorrow for I-15/Cactus Project LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement lane restrictions Monday and Tuesday nights for restriping of the project to build the Interstate 15 interchange at Cactus Avenue. I-15 south
  • Applications Being Accepted for Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP)
    2014-02-27 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Applications Being Accepted for Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) CARSON CITY, Nev . - The Nevada Department of Transportation is accepting applications for Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) projects through March 14. TAP provides federal transport
  • Bicycle/Pedestrian Topics Highlighted at Bicycle/Pedestrian Conference
    2014-02-26 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Bicycle/Pedestrian Topics Highlighted at Bicycle/Pedestrian Conference Pedestrian and bicycle transportation and safety will be among the topics at the 12 th  annual Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit, scheduled for March 11 and 12 at the Atlantis Casino Resort in
  • Elko Urban Improvement Road Project Gears Up With Partnering Meetings
    2014-02-24 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Elko Urban Improvement Project Gears Up With Partnering Meetings  A Nevada Department of Transportation project to improve Idaho Street and Mountain City and Lamoille highways is gearing up with partnering meetings this Wednesday.      Project construction, sched
  • Nevada, Arizona DOTs Announce Opportunity to Provide Feedback on the I-11 Study
    2014-02-11 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Nevada, Arizona DOTs Announce Opportunity to Provide Feedback on the I-11 Study LAS VEGAS - The Nevada and Arizona departments of transportation are hosting an online opportunity through February for anyone interested in providing feedback on the latest Interstate
  • I-15 Closures Wednesday at U.S. 93 for Fiberoptic Repairs
    2014-02-11 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 I-15 Closures Tomorrow @ U.S. 93 for Fiberoptic Repairs LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic restrictions from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, on I-15 at U.S. 93 (Great Basin Highway) to repair fiber optic cables. The clos
  • Lane Closures Friday on Tropicana to Prep for Safety Project
    2014-02-06 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lane Closures Friday on Tropicana to Prep for Safety Project LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will close the left lanes in both directions of Tropicana from Koval Lane to Duke Ellington Way, including the left-hand turn pocket, from 5 a.m. to 3 p
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